FDA Guidance

Becoming wide awake about the dangers of sleeping pills

Becoming wide awake about the dangers of sleeping pills

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There are some people who are able to fall asleep as their head is hitting the pillow. Then there are the rest of us. And if you don't think you know any of us, you're probably wrong.

Highlighting long-term care concerns, FDA issues new guidance for finger-stick devices

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has issued new guidance, calling for restricted use and better labeling procedures for fingerstick devices. The agency noted a rise in blood borne infections, particularly in long-term care facilities, in recent years, while reversing one of its earlier stances on the devices.